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by | January 09, 2018 | 21:22

Jeff Bezos's net worth reached US$105.1 billion Monday on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index as Amazon.com Inc. shares added to a 12-month surge that's lifted the online shopping giant's market value by nearly 57 per cent. Bezos also holds shares in the Washington Post and Blue Origin, a privately-owned space travel business he eventually intends to take willing tourists to space.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:03

Unum Group now has $12.84B valuation. The stock stands almost $0.19 off versus the 52-week high of $2.65 and $1.01 above the 52-week low of $1.45. About 353,708 shares traded. Northern Trust reported 0% in Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA). Metropolitan Life Insur New York has invested 0.01% in PHH Corporation (NYSE:PHH).

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:27

BMW M and their driving instructor Johan Schwartz made a new world record with the F90 M5 by drifting for eight hours and 232 miles (374 kms). Now, coming back to the second record, BMW also set the record for the longest (water assisted) twin vehicle drift at 39.25 miles (63.1 kms).

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:44

They were Yair Netanyahu , the son of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , Nir Maimon, the son of natural gas tycoon Kobi Maimon, and Roman Abramov, an employee of Australian gambling tycoon James Packer, who has been accused in Israeli media of getting the well-paid job without having the relevant experience.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:40

It will operate year-round to Sarasota from both Indianapolis and Pittsburgh on 11 April, and from Cincinnati on 13 April. This is the regional airport's first ultra-low-cost carrier and is expected to bring 100,000 more passengers to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:36

This was Nadal's first match in a while. The Australian Open has already been hit by the withdrawal of three-time major victor Andy Murray , who has been sidelined by a hip injury since Wimbledon a year ago and underwent surgery on Monday in Melbourne after pulling out of the tournament.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:03

Traders might be focusing on this signal to identify possible positive near-term strength for the stock. Brazil Index MSCI Ishares (EWZ) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 115.06. ADX calculations are made based on the moving average price range expansion over a specified amount of time. Checking in on some other technical levels, the 14-day RSI is now at 65.58, the 7-day stands at 71.18, and the 3-day is sitting at 78.33.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:55

Friday, Jan. 12, and will range from $31.50 to $101 with fees. You can also purchase them in person at the State Fair Box Office in Falcon Heights. Frankie Ballard and Lindsay Ell will open the concert. Sugarland has won two Grammys, and their No. 1 country hits include "All I Want to Do", "Already Gone", "It Happens", "Want To" and "Settlin'". Since 2002, Sugarland has sold 10 million albums and gathered more than 260 million on-demand streams.

by | January 09, 2018 | 17:58

Young was also the first astronaut to fly six times (seven including his liftoff from the Moon during Apollo 16 ). He was the part of two first flights in a new spacecraft, one with Gus Grissom on Gemini 3 and the other as the commander of STS-1, the first space shuttle mission.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:57

But Christmas trading survey data from both Kantar Worldpanel and Nielsen showed clear market leader Tesco enjoyed the strongest performance of the four chains over the Christmas quarter with total sales growth put at 3.1 percent and 3.4 percent respectively.

by | January 09, 2018 | 15:32

The job cut is said to take place over several months. A Pfizer spokesman said: 'This was an exercise to re-allocate spend across our portfolio, to focus on those areas where our pipeline, and our scientific expertise, is strongest'. The move is part of a redirection of its research spending - rather than a reduction - and will not affect late-stage projects such as nerve growth factor-1 inhibitor tanezumab for chronic pain associated with osteoarthritis Lyrica (pregabalin) for ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 15:28

The lady crew member of Jet Airways , who was arrested after the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence recovered US Dollars valued at ₹3.21 crore from her, has been sent to two-day judicial custody by a Delhi Court. When ed, a Jet Airways spokesperson said there was a "misunderstanding" between the cockpit crew and the same was "resolved amicably" and "quickly".

by | January 09, 2018 | 14:56

As of November 2015, around three million U.S. children were registered with Learning Lodge and 630,000 with Kid Connect, while 130,000 kids had Planet VTech accounts set up, the FTC revealed. Although the breach affected data of children in many countries, the US accounted for the largest group of children affected by the breach. The services have set off debate about what digital tools are appropriate for children and what companies were doing to prevent abuse.

by | January 09, 2018 | 13:12

The woman started bleeding while on the Etihad flight, which departed from Abu Dhabi, forcing it to divert to Bangkok where the woman got off. The flight left for Jakarta about an hour later without Hani, who flew to Indonesia on a later flight.

by | January 09, 2018 | 12:02

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the additions, which affect airbags fitted to vehicles created in 2009, 2010 and 2013. The Japanese airbag maker Takata continues to expand its massive parts recall by recalling an additional 3.3 million airbags.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:55

Retail contributed 2.1% to the retailer's sales performance over the ten-week period, while wholesale sales were up 0.7%. As a result the group saw an increase in LFL volumes and a 2.3% increase in transaction numbers. Including fuel, LFL sales were up by 3 per cent . "The hard work and friendliness of our colleagues continues to be key in delivering our strengthening performance, and I would like to thank them for everything they do for our customers".

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:57

Despite giving India and the world the legendary dark rum , Mohan himself was a teetotaller, a person who never drank alcohol. Recipient of Padma Shri in 2010, Kapil Mohan led the much-needed diversification of the company after he took over the reins of the erstwhile Dyer Meakin Breweries.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:58

Just fresh into the New Year, microprocessor architecture flaws have been reported by researchers from Google's Project Zero team, the Graz University of Technology in Vienna, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Adelaide in Australia, and various security companies .

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:39

Corker has previously blocked foreign military financing for Pakistan until the country takes sufficient action against the Haqqanis. Declaring that USA and Pakistan were no longer friends and that bilateral ties needed a serious revisit, Pakistan's foreign minister Khawaja Mohammed Asif said that his country's alliance with the U.S.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:39

The man died after he picked up an object, believed to be a hand grenade, at the Varby gard station in Huddinge. Local media has reported that the explosion was caused by a grenade, although this has not been confirmed by authorities.

by | January 09, 2018 | 06:39

Kia says it could also use the system to boost passenger comfort in future production cars. Kia kicked off its electrification strategy by unveiling its Niro EV Concept , an electric vehicle based on the same platform as the 2018 Niro hybrid SUV that Kia launched at the 2017 Super Bowl in ads starring comedian Melissa McCarthy .

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:07

While the execution left something to be wanted, the exclusion of South Korean markets seemed logically sound to some cryptocurrency watchers, including Ripple Chief Cryptographer David Schwartz. Bitcoin values also fell roughly 7.6% to $15,000, while Ethereum prices rose slightly, 2.5% to $1,155 . Arjun Kharpal, Technology Correspondent at CNBC, said : "With bitcoin's dominance standing at record lows, and alternative cryptocurrencies seeing big price leaps, it's not ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:18

Temperatures hovered around 17-degrees mid-afternoon, with an additional 10 degree wind-chill, according to AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Dave Dombeck. The video went viral and now an annual event is organised by NY based prank-collective, Improv Everywhere . Hence one of the participants answered, "I forgot to wear my trousers".

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:56

The instructions include everything from preheating to temperature adjustments and timing and the Yummly functionality within the app will also take users through a step-by-step process - including images and video - to guide consumers through exactly how to prepare that flawless meal.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:12

Amazon and Hulu each won two Golden Globes . The Golden Globes took its most political form in its 75th edition as Oprah Winfrey and other A-list ladies rallied behind " Time's Up"; Aziz Ansari made history; Spielberg, Nolan return empty-handed.